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2015 Jr Camp Audio

In 2005 we began operating our own camp for children in our church. While we have a lot of fun and there are many exiting games and activities, by far the biggest emphasis of the week is a spiritual one. Each morning and evening the children, counselors and staff gater together to worship and listen to preaching and teaching from God’s word. This year Pastor Bryan…

2014 Youth Retreat Sessions

This year was a special year in the history of our youth ministry. We rented a camp facility in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado where we were privileged to spend a week away from all of life’s distractions and routines. The desire for the week was that through much exposure to the Word of God the Holy Spirit would do a sanctifying work in the lives of those who…

2012 Youth Retreat Audio

This year’s retreat was a great experience once again for our church. Both the teens as well as the adults who went as counselors and staff had a great time experiencing the beauty of Colorado, the sweetness of Christian fellowship, and the power of God’s word.The entire week we endeavored to gaze upon God and see Him as He truly is, in order that we…

Singleness and the Glory of God

In our family series on Sunday mornings, we have been examining the Biblical foundation and theological significance of marriage. In dealing with marriage, we have also addressed singleness. While singleness is an honorable thing and frees one up for serving Christ, it is sadly often either resented or wasted. On April 22nd this challenge was given by Pastor Mike as part…

Examining Forgiveness

A week ago Pastor Bryan Neal began a new preaching series through the New Testament book of Philemon. He challenged us to consider scripture’s demands that we forgive one another as we have been forgiven, and helped us to look deeply into what it means to truly forgive. One helpful quote from Knute Larson that he shared defined what forgiveness is, and is…

For Those Who Are Wounded

How do you know if you have forgiven someone? How can you tell if you have become bitter about a past offense? Below are some diagnostic questions from the last “Heart Issues” sermon on bitterness and forgiveness titled “Hope for the Wounded Heart.”Have I become bitter because I feel wounded by another? Has the peace in my heart been disrupted…

What Are Your Idols?

After finishing over 70 sermons through the gospel of John, we are taking a few weeks as a church to examine some common “heart issues” and be exposed to God’s word on those matters. The following is an excerpt from last Sunday’s sermon titled “Idols of the Heart” by Pastor Mike Summers. This sermon was the opening message…